Crop Protection Procurement and Supply Manager – Agriland FS, Inc. – Winterset, IA
?COMPANY:? Agriland FS, Inc.?LOCATION:? Winterset, IA?AGRILAND FS, a financially strong cooperative serving customers in southern Iowa, eastern Nebraska, and northern Missouri, is looking for a detail oriented, assertive negotiator with strong crop protection and agronomy retail experience.? This individual will ensure the procurement and supply of crop protection products that will meet the agronomic needs of customers and meet the financial goals of the organization.???? ??Responsibilities:?Negotiates crop protection price and programs while entering and maintaining purchase agreements with suppliersCoordinates with Agronomy Sales Managers to determine product mix that offers best agronomic solutions, along with best return on investmentCommunicates with sales managers, operations managers and location managers to achieve desired location inventory levels throughout the marketing yearDevelops and implements strategies giving the organization strategic knowledge for developing supply / pricing plans that position the company for maximum sales and profitabilityAssists with procurement and supply of other products as needed?Requirements:?Must have a four year degree and a minimum of five (5) years experience in ag retail and/or agronomy inputs ?Experience with crop protection products, margins, inventory and meeting goalsStrong business aptitude and leadership skills, with excellent examples of negotiation and persuasive communicationExcellent organization and time management experience with success managing many different work related deadlinesProficiency in Microsoft Excel, with the ability to learn internal business softwarePrefer individual to live within 30 minutes of WintersetAbility to work beyond normal business hours?Position Offers:?Excellent benefits including company funded pension plan, 401(k), health, vision and ?????? dental insuranceLocal opportunity in Winterset working in a high performance corporate officeGrowing company with opportunity for career development?Apply for this job.